Weblinks

Visit these websites to practise your reading and learn more about some of the topics in English File Intermediate third edition.


File 1

1A - How healthy are you? Try these quizzes.
www.realsimple.com

myhealth.patient.co.uk

www.nhs.uk

1B - Find out about some more famous families.
www.nationmaster.com

File 2

2A - Look at these websites and learn how to save money.
www.telegraph.co.uk

www.moneysavingexpert.com

www.thisismoney.co.uk

2B - Read these ideas of things you could do that might change your life. Which would you choose?
www.realgap.co.uk

www.gapyear.com

File 3

3A - Read more about driving versus public transport here:
londonist.com

www.lovemoney.com

3B - Read about changing gender stereotypes.
www.cracked.com

File 4

4A - Many successful people didn't succeed on their first try. Read about some famous examples here:
www.businessinsider.com

4B - Read this advice about using mobile phones. Do you agree with the advice?
www.debretts.com

www.telegraph.co.uk

File 5

5A - A lot of sporting heroes have odd superstitions. What do you think of them?
www.telegraph.co.uk

5B - Read more interesting love stories from real life.
www.womansday.com

File 6

6A - The UK has some very famous film studios, called Pinewood. Also, lots of locations around the country have appeared in films and on TV too.
www.pinewoodgroup.com

www.nationaltrust.org.uk

6B - Judging people by appearances or first impressions can be harmful and lead to assumptions about peoples' character. The stories below give some examples.
www.bbc.co.uk

www.thegrindstone.com

File 7

7A - Read more about the programme and child prodigies.
www.bbc.co.uk

science.discovery.com

7B - Creating designer homes with impeccable interior design is the subject of many TV programmes, magazines and exhibitions in the UK. Read more about them here:
www.housetohome.co.uk

www.homebuildingshow.co.uk

File 8

8A
Writing letters to remark on products or to complain can have a positive outcome if done effectively. Read some stories here:
www.bbc.co.uk

money.msn.com

8B
Do the Work-Life Balance quiz.
www2.careers.govt.nz

File 9

9A - Find out more about other lucky people here:
bleacherreport.com

9B - Polls suggest that more people now prefer to communicate via the internet and texting, instead of calling or talking face to face. Read the articles below. What is your opinion?
www.telegraph.co.uk

techland.time.com

File 10

10A - Find out about some more heroes and icons.
www.time.com

www.amiannoying.com

10B - Many murders and other crimes still remain unsolved. Read about some famous ones here:
www.bbc.co.uk

www.time.com

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